Japan Print Association Executive Committee and Japan Print Association will present an international prints exposition, "Prints Tokyo 2012" for our 80th anniversary of the foundation of the association.

Virve LILJA Finland

" Talking about reproducing "

2012
Etching, colour roll
100 cm × 100 cm




Nominators
石山直司 / Naoji ISHIYAMA

Comment
ヴィルヴェ・リルヤは具象と抽象の間を揺れ動きながら常に積極的に新しい表現を求め続ける作家です。バラエティに富んだその作品は、女性特有の激しく逞しい感性を理性的な構築で見せるという点で一貫しており、フィンランドの女性作家の典型ともいえる一面を持っています。

Virve Lilja is a Finnish artist who keeps seeking new ways of expression, actively moving between concrete and abstract. She creates a wide variety of works but the way she shows women’s intense and strong sensitivity in rational composition is consistent in all her works,

 

Born in 1968

EXHIBITION
2011 Galleria Joella, Turku, Finland
2010 Galleria G, Helsinki, Finland
2010 Poriginal Galleria, Pori, Finland
2008 Galleria Himmelblau, Tampere

AWARDS
2005 Second award of Kaliningrad Print Triennial